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Godfrey Vollenhoven

Marmalade Productions
Cape Town, South Africa
Godfrey Vollenhoven has a background of over 30 years in the Southern African entertainment industry. This includes the planning, production, organization and performance at various entertainment events.

These events include conferences, workshops, weddings, birthday parties, corporate events, team building events, live concerts at major entertainment venues throughout South Africa as well as large scale outdoor shows and festivals. In addition to this he has been active in the management of artists, performers and celebrities.

Over the 30-year career he progressed from being a sought-after DJ on the South African nightclub scene to owning some of the most successful nightclubs in the Western Cape Region of South Africa. As club owner Godfrey discovered what was to be his real space in the entertainment industry. Through promoting various top South African as well as International acts at the various clubs he owned, he cultivated a love for this part of the industry. Godfrey formally registered Marmalade Productions in 2009 as a promotions and events company.

In 2009 Marmalade Productions was responsible for various events ranging from weddings,
corporate events, workshops, music festivals, conferences to big entertainment concerts such as the “Divas Cape Town concert”, “Divas in the desert” and “Die Son Divas Road show”.
Marmalade Productions was also responsible for the setup, management of various Fan Parks and the official FIFA Host City Volunteer centre for the 2010 Soccer World Cup.
Marmalade Productions also conceptualized and managed the DIVAS CAPE TOWN 2011 concert held at the Grand Arena at the Grand West casino that attracted over 5000 patrons to Cape Town’s premier entertainment venue, The Grand Arena at Grand West Casino.

Since our inception in 2009, Marmalade Productions has presented over 200 shows playing to
audiences in excess of 400 000 over the span of the last 10 years. These shows included local productions as well as various international tours within South Africa and throughout the neighbouring countries such as Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Swaziland, etc.

Some of the international acts we promoted tours for over the last 10 years includes: Tevin Campbell, Tamia Hill, Brian McKnight, All-4-One, Karyn White, Sybil Lynch, Crystal Waters, Robin S, CeCe Peniston, Black Box, Sonia Evans, Lonnie Gordon, Phil Fearon, Judy Boucher & many more.

Godfrey has a strong and deep passion for artists throughout Southern Africa and is actively
involved in the promotion, development, financial assistance and showcasing of Southern Africa’s talent.